Witness assaulted after disturbing balaclava clad burglars

Two balaclava clad men assaulted a witness who interrupted them trying to burgle a garage.

Wednesday, 27th September 2017, 1:03 pm
Updated Thursday, 28th September 2017, 2:19 pm
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The offence occurred on Wednesday September 20 between 9pm and 9.30pm between the Mallards and Milton Close in St. Ives.

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In this offence, a witness has seen two males wearing balaclavas attempting to break into a garage. When challenged by a member of the public, the offenders were verbally aggressive and an assault has then occurred.

The suspects have made off in a red Ford Transit.

Anyone who witnessed this incident, or who recalls seeing the van in the area, is asked to call Huntingdonshire Burglary Team on 101, to email [email protected] or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.